A Paracas elongated skull and an artist’s impression based on a digital reconstruction.

New DNA Testing on 2,000-Year-Old Elongated Paracas Skulls Changes Known History

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LA Marzulli holding up a replica of one of the Paracas skulls that was tested

LA Marzulli holding up a replica of one of the Paracas skulls that was tested

Surprising Results

From the samples, only the mitochondrial DNA (DNA from the mother’s side) could be extracted. Out of four hair samples, one of them couldn’t be sequences. The remaining three hair samples all showed a Haplogroup (genetic population group) of H2A, which is found most frequently in Eastern Europe, and at a low frequency in Western Europe. The bone powder from the most elongated skull tested came back as T2B, which originates in Mesopotamia and what is now Syria, essentially the heart of the fertile crescent. “It rewrites history as we know it,” said Marzulli.

“If these results hold,” writes Brien Foerster on his website Hidden Inca Tours , “the history of the migration of people to the Americas is far more complex than we have been told previously.”

If these results are confirmed through further tests, it means that peoples from Europe and the Middle East migrated to the Americas long before it is conventionally believed.

Marzulli said that mainstream academics will probably attack these results by pointing to the fact that he is not a scientist, but he urges any skeptic to replicate the study. “Attack the evidence folks. Go down and get your own samples, pay for a DNA lab and then come back to me with your science… do some science like we’ve done,” he said. The full lab reports of the DNA tests are available in LA Marzulli’s book Nephilim Hybrids .

The results are also consistent with the fact that many of the Paracas skulls still contain traces of red hair, a color that is not natively found in South America, but originates in the Middle East and Europe.

“No academics as far as we can tell can explain why some of the skulls that still have hair are red or even blonde,” writes Brien Foerster, “the idea that this is from time or bleaching has NOW been disproven by 2 hair experts. For the ancient Paracas people, at least, they had blonde to reddish hair that is 30% thinner than NATIVE American hair. It is GENETIC!”

A Paracas skull with its red hair. Credit: Brien Foerster

A Paracas skull with its red hair. Credit: Brien Foerster

Extra-terrestrial Hypothesis

Due to the unusual shape and features of the Paracas skulls, there has long been speculation that they are extra-terrestrial in origin, and many have hoped that DNA testing would prove that to be the case.

“As regards an “alien” component or ancestry to the skulls, we may never know,” writes Brien Foerster. “The DNA testing programs can only compare sample DNA with those that are known, and those are held in a huge database called Gentech in the US. Further testing with cooperation from Peruvian archaeologists and the Ministry of Culture are now ongoing.”

Nevertheless, LA Marzulli explained that the DNA results fit perfectly with the hypothesis he has held since before any testing was undertaken. That is that the Paracas people are the Nephilim. The Nephilim, according to ancient Biblical texts, are the offspring of the Fallen Angels and the women of earth, resulting in a hybrid entity, and they said to be based in the area of the Levant, the same place that the Paracas DNA traces to.

Whether or not this hypothesis is correct, the results of the DNA tests are dramatic and history changing and further testing may help to unravel the complex history of the Paracas people.

Next Steps

LA Marzulli and colleagues have plans for further testing and are currently working with Peruvian and American archaeologists. They have verbal permission from the head archaeologist of a Peruvian Museum to take more samples. These will then be presented to the Ministry of Culture for final consent before the samples are taking to US labs for testing. This process is expected to take at least a couple of years to complete.

The full account of the investigation and DNA testing is shown in LA Marzulli’s latest video Watchers 10 , which can be ordered here .

Top image: A Paracas elongated skull and an artist’s impression based on a digital reconstruction. Credit:  Marcia Moore  / Ciamar Studio

By April Holloway


Blue eyed and blonde, to the ancient Peruvians their European visitors might as well have been alien. Why not include these other worldly Europeans in their tradition of inter breeding and head boarding?

what makes you think they were europeans, just because of blue eyes. how you know they were blue eyed , in the first place?

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While I am not a believer in alien hybrids and would not buy any books about ‘nephilims’, it would not surprise me to learn that the ancestors of some South American people originated from Europe/Middle East….I have long been a fan of Thor Heyerdahl and his experiments and have never believed that the Siberian land bridge was the only way humans could have migrated here before Christopher Columbus.  There were master boat builders/sailors thousands of years before in Europe/Mediterranean region.  Awhile back I was looking at the Paracas people’s textile work, which was very skilled, and came across an interesting symbol of a two headed bird, which I had seen before from other cultures which had borrowed it over time.  Turns out its origin was from the Hittites, who were also reported to have red hair and extremely elongated skulls from some of the oldest descriptions I’ve read about them.  So a Mesopotamian/Syrian origin found in DNA tests of the Paracas skulls would be very interesting to me...if valid.  Hopefully others will take up the challenge and do further testing to see if these results can be verified :-)  Here is a link to the two headed bird symbol used by Paracas shamans, for anyone who might be interested:  http://ololopress.com/amm/sky1.htm

Carol Ann1

you don't need to buy any books to learn about nephilims.
all relevant books by Sitchin are free online.

I read one of Mr. Sitchin's books. It was so full of scientific errors that I wrote him off completely as an authority on anything.


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